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Re: Words of Wisdom

Posted: Sun Oct 22, 2017 2:03 pm
by Settertude
Do you homework and acquire a good dog of proven hunting stock.
Allow the birds to teach the dog after solid basic obedience.
Reinforce the good stuff.

Most important: do your level best to make your friend believe you are the most loved and spectacular being alive.
He/she will do their level best and then some to please.
Don't betray their love.

Re: Words of Wisdom

Posted: Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:03 am
by banknote
Train for the dog you want two years from now, not two months from now.

Re: Words of Wisdom

Posted: Mon Oct 23, 2017 12:05 pm
by polmaise
Don't believe everything on the internet is right for you or your dog

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Posted: Sun Aug 12, 2018 1:57 pm
by Tooling
Colleen wrote:Don't EVER say "Find a bird" (or whatever your equivalent of that may be) if you are not in fact out trying to find birds.
x 10,000

Re: Words of Wisdom

Posted: Sun Sep 23, 2018 7:06 am
by Settertude
With many other things being true, I do my best to remember these two.

Make your pup think you are the finest human alive
Birds teach bird dogs.

Oops...sorry, I had already replied.